The Rock Wall

Had an appointment with Dr. Casey last Thursday. He said I looked and sounded good. His parting words were that he expected the Rock Wall to get back to normal. “It has been lacking.” Had an appointment in Springfield Friday with my urologist, the one who installed the garden hose size catheter and a stint.

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CCAD picks new spot for ambulance barn

For over an hour and a half, the Cedar County Ambulance Board and members of the public discussed the new ambulance barn the board now wants to build on the lot just to the west of the current ambulance barn in Stockton. The board said it has reserved $25,000 to purchase the lot but would

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State FFA choir bound

TWO FROM NEVC – The Missouri FFA Association has selected Emma Pritchett and Logan Goodman, from Northeast Vernon County, as 2017 State FFA Choir members. Goodman and Pritchett are members of the Northeast Vernon County FFA Chapter. Emma is the daughter of Scotty and Brandy Pritchett. Logan is the daughter of Jared and Christy Goodman.

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Council hires Friday Picnic entertainment

At the Monday, March 20, meeting of the El Dorado Springs City Council, the council passed a resolution approving the hiring of Blend to perform on Friday, July 21, at the annual Picnic. The a cappella group will perform for 90 minutes from 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. for $2,000. They also approved the hiring

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It’s Kindergarten Roundup time

Who: All Children in the El Dorado Springs R2 School District who will be five years of age on or before July 31st, 2017. What: *Registration for the 2017-2018 kindergarten class. *School nurse, Johnna Boch, will check immunization records. *Mrs. Whalen, our school counselor, will register your child for kindergarten screening. *Summer school sign-up will

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I couldn’t face myself

Editor: At the present time if I was a member of the Democratic Party I would be forced to go to a barber shop to get a shave as I could not look myself in the face with the party being in such disarray following the Hillary loss to Donald Trump. They are grasping at

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Deception

I decided to get away from politics this week. I just saw a picture of two McCormick’s black pepper containers, exactly the same size, along a smaller size Watkins black pepper container. One of the McCormick’s cans said the contents were 8 oz. The other McCormick’s can said the contents were 6 oz. The Watkins

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Nellie Nicholas Memorial Teaching Scholarship

Sac Osage Retired School Employees’ Association announces the opening of applications for The Nellie Nicholas Memorial Teaching Scholarship. Students who have previously received a scholarship may re-apply if they continue to meet the necessary criteria.  Scholarships are not available for graduate work. Requirements: *Applicants must have graduated from the El Dorado Springs R-2 School or

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